Monthly Archives: May 2012

PHLP Holds Trainings on Expansion of HealthChoices to Blair, Bedford, Cambria, and Somerset Counties

As of July 1st, 2012, ACCESS Plus will no longer operate in Blair, Bedford, Cambria, and Somerset Counties. These counties will be moved into the HealthChoices Southwest Zone. In order to educate consumers, families, and advocates in these counties about … Continue reading

PHLP Helpline Hours Changed

Effective April 9th, PHLP’s Helpline is now open from 8am-8pm on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

Action Alert: DPW to Implement Medicaid Copays for Some Families of Children with Disabilities

The Department of Public Welfare (DPW) has been instructed to require certain families to pay copays for services provided under Medical Assistance to children with disabilities whose family income is more than 200% of the federal poverty level. PHLP conducted a survey detailing the impact that copays would have on families (a summary of results is available here). PHLP has also … Continue reading